Mexico’s mariachi skiier

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January 31st, 2014 By Jack Morton


It was refreshing this week to be reminded that the spirit of the Winter Olympics is about taking part just as much as the pursuit of medals.

The Mexican Ski Federation doesn’t have a large profile, star names or even many members; yet creativity has driven awareness and propelled the ‘Mariachi Prince’ into the limelight.

In a year that will see a Jamaican bobsleigh team once again take on the ice, I know there will be another amazing Olympic story I’ll be following.